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Recreational Use

The deciding factor here is quietness, clean and stable power. They are ideal for Camping , RVing, tailgating, races, parties and more. These generators are compact and extra portable with technology that takes raw power from the generator’s engine and refines  it with a special microproccessors for a clean and stable power output. The power produced is the almost the same as the clean power that you get from you a/c outlet. They are very fuel efficient and have the added benefit of connecting it parallel to another generator to provide enough power for your needs.

Below is a chart of comparison of the best sellers portable inverter generators.

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Ratings
Amazon RatingN/A4.7/54.7/54.2/5
Amazon BestSellerN/AYesYesYes
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Engine
BrandHondaYamahaYamahaYamaha
TypeHonda GX100OHV, air - cooled, single cylinder, 4 - strokeOHV, air - cooled, single cylinder, 4 - strokeOHV, air - cooled, single cylinder, 4 - stroke
Starting System :Recoil StartRecoil StartRecoil Start12V Key Start w/ Recoil
HP/CC :98.5cc79cc171cc171cc
RPM :InverterInverterInverterInverter
Low Oil Alert/ShutdownYesYesYesYes
Idle ControlYesYesYesYes
Hour MeterNoNoNoNo
CARB CompliantYesYesYesYes
Cast Iron SleeveYesYesYesYes
Power
Rated / Maximum AC Output1600 / 2000 Watts1600 / 2000 Watts2000/ 2400 Watts2800/ 3500 Watts
Rated / Maximum AC Current13.3 /16.7 Amps @120 V Single Phase13.3 /16.7 Amps @120 V Single Phase16.7 /20 Amps @120 V Single Phase23.3 /25 Amps @120 V Single Phase
Voltage120 Single-Phase120 Single-Phase120 Single-Phase121 Single-Phase
DC Output8 Amps @ 12V8 Amps @ 12V8 Amps @ 12V8 Amps @ 12V
Auto Voltage Regulator (AVR)YesYesYesYes
Frequency60Hz60Hz60Hz60Hz
Alternator :InverterInverterInverterInverter
Voltage MeterNoNoNoNo
Fuel
TypeGasolineGasolineGasolineGasoline
Tank Size0.95 Gallons1.1 Gallons1.6 Gallons3.4 Gallons
Continuous Operation at 1/4 Rated Load9.6 Hours10.5 Hours8.6 Hours19 Hours
Tank MaterialPlasticPlasticPlasticMetal
GaugeNoYesYesYes
Overview
Portability KitSold SeparatelyN/ASold SeparatelyPlastic Wheels
Noise Level53 - 59db(A)54.1-61 db(A)53 - 60 dBA53 - 60 dBA
Lifting EyeNoNoNoNo
Weight46.3 lbs (21.00 kg)44 lbs (19.96 kg)75 lbs (34.02 kg)154.3 lbs (69.85 kg)
Dimensions20.1" L x 11.4" W x 16.7" H (51.05 x 28.96 x 42.42 cm)19.3" L x 11" W x 17.9 " H (49.02 x 27.94 x 45.47cm)20.8" L x 16.5" W x 18.2" H (52.58 x 41.91 x 45.97 cm)26.8" L x 17.5" W x 21.9" H (67.82 x 44.45 x 55.63 cm)
Warranty
Consumer3 Years3 Years3 Years3 Years
Commercial3 Years3 Years3 Years3 Years
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